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 About Ewald Mueller
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Prof. Dr. Ewald Müller

1970--1976 Study of General Physics at the Technical University Darmstadt (THD)
1976 Physics Diploma at the THD
1979 PhD in Physics (Dr. rer. nat.) from the THD
1979--1981 Postdoc at the Max Planck Institute for Astrophysics (MPA)
1981--1982 Fermi Fellow at the Enrico Fermi Institute of the University of Chicago
1982--1985 Postdoc at the MPA
1985--2017 Permanent Scientific Staff at the MPA
1994 Habilitation in Theoretical Astrophysics at the Technical University Munich
1995--2017 Research Group Leader at the MPA
since 2000 Member of the Physics Faculty (Privatdozent) of the Technical University Munich
2003--2014 Project Leader in the DFG-funded Transregional Collaborative Research Centre 7 on "Gravitational Wave Astronomy"
2008--2016 Project Leader in the DFG-funded Cluster of Excellence for Fundamental Physics "Origin and Structure of the Universe"
2012--2017 Project Leader in the Max-Planck Princeton Center for Fusion and Plasma Physics
since 2016 extraordinary Professor at the Technical University Munich
since 9/17 senior associate scientist

Research Fields Supernova Theory, Jets, Gravitational Radiation, Classical & Relativistic Astrophysical Hydrodynamics and Magnetohydrodynamics
(at the TU München)
Theoretical Astrophysics, Hydrodynamics, Computational Astrophysics, Nucleosynthesis, Compact Objects, Gravitational Waves
Additional Responsibilities Elected representative of the scientists of the MPA in the CPT section of the Max Planck Society (1991-1997), Head of the Works Council of the MPA (2006-2017),
Editor-in-chief of Living Reviews in Computational Astrophysics (since 2015)


1981 Fermi Fellowship of the University of Chicago
1993 Heinz Billing Prize for Scientific Computing (with H.-Th. Janka und M. Ruffert)

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